Frequently Asked Questions

What about COVID-19? Are we meeting in person?

We are moving forward with plans to bring this event to you in person and virtually. You can pick which option you are most comfortable with. Please make sure you are following us on social media and signed up to receive emails. As the circumstances change, we will keep everyone up to date on this event.

I selected that I want to attend in-person but I want to change it to virtual. What should I do?

It would be helpful if you sent an email to to let us know that you plan to attend virtually.

What about food? What should we plan?

This is always a bit tricky. We are working on some options. Come back for more information.

I haven’t done this before. I don’t know what I will talk about with legislators.

We will provide you with information and tools to help you. One of the most important things you can do is share your story. Simply introducing yourself is a great way to begin a relationship with a policymaker. Then, when something does come up that you are concerned about, you can reach back out to them.

Funding for Disability Rights Legislative Day is provided by the Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council, Grant #2001MOSCDD-02 & 2101MOSCDD-01, as authorized by Public Law 106-402 - Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act 2000.